On behalf of Custodian of Two Holy Mosques, Makkah Region Governor Washes Kaaba

Thursday 1442/1/15 - 2020/09/03
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Makkah, Sep 3, 2020, SPA -- On behalf of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Prince Khalid Al-Faisal bin Abdulaziz, the Advisor to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and Governor of Makkah Region, washed the holy Kaaba today. Kaaba's washing ceremony was held under intensive precautionary measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Upon arrival at the Grand Holy Mosque, the Governor was received by President of the General Presidency for the Grand Holy Mosque and Prophet's Holy Mosque Affairs Sheikh Dr. Abdulrahman bin Abdulaziz Al-Sudais and a number of officials.
Then, the Governor washed the holy Kaaba from inside and rubbed its walls using pieces of cloth moistened with Zamzam water mixed with rose oil.
23:52 LOCAL TIME 20:52 GMT